Period
to 27 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 27 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 109 35
Rank change year-on-year +47 -74 +7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 108 64 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.17% 2.41% 6.75%
As % of the General category 13.25% 7.15% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 75 55 240
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +13.40% -11.82%
10th Percentile £25,400 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -1.13%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 815 895 1,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.49% 33.67% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 612 564 1,193
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.04% -1.00% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Reading.

Salary trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Reading over the 6 months to 27 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 30 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.93%) Finance
3 19 (17.59%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (16.67%) Scrum
5 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
6 15 (13.89%) Project Management
7 13 (12.04%) Manufacturing
7 13 (12.04%) .NET
7 13 (12.04%) HTML
7 13 (12.04%) CSS
7 13 (12.04%) Windows
7 13 (12.04%) Capita
7 13 (12.04%) Degree
8 12 (11.11%) Web Development
8 12 (11.11%) Umbraco
8 12 (11.11%) ERP
8 12 (11.11%) C#
8 12 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
9 11 (10.19%) Marketing
10 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.26%) Python
10 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (9.26%) Presales
11 9 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (8.33%) DNS
11 9 (8.33%) B2B
11 9 (8.33%) MS Exchange
11 9 (8.33%) DHCP
11 9 (8.33%) Computer Science

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 9 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.70%) SAS
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.93%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.70%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.56%) SaaS
2 5 (4.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) DHCP
1 9 (8.33%) DNS
2 5 (4.63%) Network Security
2 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) BGP
4 1 (0.93%) DSL
4 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) IPsec
4 1 (0.93%) L2TP
4 1 (0.93%) MPLS
4 1 (0.93%) OSPF
4 1 (0.93%) PPP
4 1 (0.93%) SNMP
4 1 (0.93%) VoIP
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) X.21
4 1 (0.93%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) Big Data
1 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.93%) HBase
1 1 (0.93%) HDInsight
1 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.93%) Gatling
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
1 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.93%) JMeter
1 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.93%) Maven
1 1 (0.93%) NetBeans
1 1 (0.93%) Selenium
1 1 (0.93%) Subversion
1 1 (0.93%) TestLink
1 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
1 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (25.93%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.19%) Marketing
3 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.56%) Advertising
5 5 (4.63%) Law
6 4 (3.70%) Banking
6 4 (3.70%) Games
7 2 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (17.59%) Consultant
2 17 (15.74%) Analyst
3 14 (12.96%) Developer
4 12 (11.11%) Umbraco Developer
4 12 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 9 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.48%) Architect
7 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Hybris Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Graduate
9 4 (3.70%) QA Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Security Consultant
9 4 (3.70%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.04%) .NET
1 13 (12.04%) CSS
1 13 (12.04%) HTML
2 7 (6.48%) J2EE
3 1 (0.93%) GeoTools
3 1 (0.93%) HTML5
3 1 (0.93%) JTS
3 1 (0.93%) SOAP
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.78%) EPoS
5 3 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (2.78%) PMI
6 2 (1.85%) FMCG
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.63%) Linux
5 3 (2.78%) Android
5 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.78%) Unix
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.59%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (16.67%) Scrum
4 15 (13.89%) Project Management
5 12 (11.11%) ERP
5 12 (11.11%) Web Development
6 10 (9.26%) Presales
6 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.33%) Analytics
7 9 (8.33%) B2B
8 8 (7.41%) Change Management
8 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.41%) SDLC
9 7 (6.48%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.56%) B2C
10 6 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.56%) SOA
10 6 (5.56%) Test Scripting
10 6 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.11%) C#
2 10 (9.26%) Python
3 6 (5.56%) SQL
4 5 (4.63%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.63%) Perl
5 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.78%) Java
6 3 (2.78%) R
7 2 (1.85%) X++
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) ISEB
2 6 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.63%) AWS Certification
3 5 (4.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.70%) CISSP
4 4 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (3.70%) PCI QSA
5 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCNA
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) GDPR
2 4 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Ansible
2 2 (1.85%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.93%) QRadar
3 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.04%) Capita
3 7 (6.48%) Cisco
3 7 (6.48%) VMware
4 6 (5.56%) hybris
4 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.63%) Google
6 2 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) ATG
7 1 (0.93%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.93%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.93%) EMC
7 1 (0.93%) F5
7 1 (0.93%) Facebook
7 1 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Juniper
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle
7 1 (0.93%) SAP